List of abbreviations
of micros-
specialist terms
explained in
English +

Every attempt was made to provide correct information and labelling, however any liability for eventual errors or incompleteness is rejected!

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Dr. med.
H. Jastrow

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myelinated axon and a Schwann cell nucleus (monkey)
(for unlabelled original image click here, please!)

Ax = Axon (Nervenzellfortsatz);  Ec = Euchromatin; Fnm = Fibra non-myelinisata (marklose Nervenfaser);
Hc = Heterochromatin; Ko = kollagene Fasern des Endoneuriums;
Lb = Lamina basalis (Basalmembran); Max = Mesaxon einer marklosen Nervernfaser;
Mae = Mesaxon externum (äußeres Mesaxon); Mai = Mesaxon internum (inneres Mesaxon);
Mi = Mitochondrium (Crista-Typ); Mn = Membrana nuclearis (Kernmembran);
Mne = Membrana nuclearis externa (äußere Kernmembran);
Mni = Membrana nuclearis interna (innere Kernmembran); N = Nucleus (Zellkern);
Nc = Nucleolus (Kernkörperchen); Pnu = Porus nuclearis (Kernpore);
Gcp = Gliocytus periphericus (Schwann'sche Zelle, Cytoplasma); V = Vakuole (vermutlich Artefakt);
Vm = Vagina myelina (Myelinscheide; besteht aus vielen Wicklungen der Zellmembran).

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